By Inez Storer

Inverness – California

 

Photography

By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jewish Tales Retold

And Magical Journeys  

 

 

 

Inez Storer was born in Santa Monica, California.  She studied at the Art Center in Los Angeles, the San Francisco Art Institute, the University of California at Berkeley and the San Francisco College for Women, ultimately receiving her B.A. from Dominican University, San Rafael, California (1970) and her M.A. from the University of San Francisco (1971). 

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Blue”; 16″x12″‘ paper/mixed media; 2016; “Reflects scraps of papers/paint/optimism!”

 

 

Inez’s works have been exhibited in solo exhibitions consistently throughout the United States as well as Europe.  She’s received the Life Award, (Catalogue), Distinguished Artist Award, the Fresno Museum of Art and the Distinguished Woman Artist of the Year, catalogue Awards.

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Trestevery”; 36″x24″; mixed/panel; 2017;” A glance at a wall found in old Rome”

 

She’s received numerous grants including a Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, a Buck Fund grant, and has twice been an FAAR (Artist-in-Residence) at the American Academy in Rome.  Inez’s works are included in the permanent collections of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Oakland Museum of Art, the Lannan Museum in Fort Worth, Texas, the San Jose Museum of Art, the de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University, the Missoula Museum of Art, the De Rosa Foundation in Napa, and the Fresno Museum of Art.

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Art Notes”; 36″x24″; mixed/panel; 2017; “Found note, re-called Matisse and the rest is History”!

 

She has taught at the San Francisco Art Institute, Sonoma State University, San Francisco State University, University of Santa Cruz (Visiting Artist), University of California at Davis (Visiting Artist) and the College of Marin.

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Yellow Cup”; 16″x12″; paper/mixed; 2016; “Reassurance in a morning cup of coffee”

 

Inez Storer has two very large murals in the I. M. Pei Tower in Los Angeles known as the First Interstate World Center.  Her work has been critically reviewed in many publications including Artforum International Magazine, Art in Americ, and Artweek.

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Divan”; Mixed/panel: 2017; 30″x39″; “I grew up a few miles from the Jewish ex-patriots who were writers, composers, filmmakers et.al
and they were part of my family’s circle in Santa Monica, California and THEY sometimes sat on a Green Divan!”

 

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Ocean of Tears”; 24″x36″; mixed/panel;2016; “Re-invention from a Jewish Folk Tale using original little Russian drawings found in the Arbat in Moscow…Greenpeace Ship on right side of painting…a world mix of images.

 

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

16″x12″; paper/mixed; 2017; collage inspired by Robert Motherwell’s last collages…art lives on”

 

 

Photography By Todd Pickering – San Francisco

“Professor”; 16″x12″; paper/mixed; 2017; collage inspired by Robert Motherwell’s last collages…art lives on”

 

 

World On The Run | Jo Lee Magazine

“Excerpts”. 18″x12/1/2″x4 1/2″. Assemblage; 2016; “My mixed media works are often generated by strange things I find…
these are meant to be little objects of optimism and MAGIC!”

 

 

Inez resides in Inverness, California with her long-time husband Prince Andrew Romanov, and maintains a studio in Point Reyes Station.

 

Inezstorer.com

 

Courtesy of Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, Idaho, USA

 

 





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